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C

Celsius, centigrade

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cc

cubic centimeter

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Ci, c

Curie

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cm

centimeter

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dB

decibel

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dl

deciliter

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dr

dram

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F

Fahrenheit

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fl dr

fluid dram

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Fl, fld

fluid

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fl. oz.

fluid ounce

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g, gm

gram

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Hz

herz

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IU

International Unit

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kg

kilgram

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km

kilometer

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L, l

liter

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L/min

liters per minute

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lb.

pound

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M

molar, thousand, meter

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m

meter

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mcg, _g

microgram

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mCi, me

millicurie

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mEq

milliequivalent

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mEq/L

milliequivalent per liter

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mg, mgm

milligram

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ml, mL

milliliter

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mm

millimeter

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mmHg

millimeters of mercury

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mol wt, MW, MWt

molecular weight

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m_

millimicron

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oz.

ounce

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ppm

parts per million

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pt

pint

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rad

radiation absorbed dose

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rev/min, rpm

revolutions per minute

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SI

International System of Units

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U

unit

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_, mu

micron

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V

volt

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vol%

volume percent

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v/v

volume per volume

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W

watt

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w/v

weight per volume